November 2017


Countdown to Christmas…

Christmas can be a chaotic time of year so why not take some of the stress out of shopping and enlist the help of your milkman or milkwoman? Milk and grocery delivery service Milk &…


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A blind veteran is set to march at the Cenotaph

A blind veteran is set to march at the Cenotaph in London this Remembrance Sunday with the charity Blind Veterans UK. Rob Long, 30, will be marching at the Cenotaph in London with more than…


Upcoming Christmas events…

Summer seems barely gone, and the Christmas season is already fast approaching. Fortunately South London is full of events to keep everyone’s spirit up Candlelit Carols, Southwark Cathedral December 2, 7.30pm-9.30pm Enjoy performances from the…












Urban Spa named South East Boutique Salon of the Year.

The brightest names in beauty have been recognised at the Professional Beauty Regional Awards, including Streatham’s Emma Wilson Urban Spa, which was named South East Boutique Salon of the Year. The awards were handed out…





Team are declared healthcare heroes

BY NEWS REPORTER shuz@slpmedia.co.uk Nominated by Sidcup mum Simone Reynolds for the care of her daughter Rosie-May, staff in the ear, nose and throat (ENT) team at the Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust have been awarded…


Walking Football

A former Charlton Athletic and Crystal Palace footballer is urging people who may have hung up their boots to get them out and start playing. Dramatically increasing in popularity, walking football is designed to help…



Growing support for planned institute

BY NEWS REPORTER shuz@slpmedia.co.uk A proposal for a new Place and Making Institute in east Thamesmead, in the London Borough of Bexley, won widespread support last Wednesday, November 1. Leading representatives from development, education, property…


New generation of bikes to launch

A new generation of Santander bicycles are being launched in the capital. The first of the new and improved bikes, pictured, have already hit the streets, with thousands more due to grace the London roads…


Borough among worst for TV licence evasion

Four South London boroughs are among the 10 worst for people dodging paying for their TV licence. The TV Licensing Authority has revealed that Greenwich, Lewisham, Lambeth and Southwark have the most households who are…


Story reading for Black History Month

BY NEWS REPORTER shuz@slpmedia.co.uk A parent and children group celebrated Black History Month with story-telling sessions and music. Together with Charlton Triangle Homes, stay and play centre Springfield Parents and Children in Education (Space), put…


Remembering those who died in conflicts

BY TOBY PORTER toby@slpmedia.co.uk Silence will fall across South-east London as residents pay tribute to those killed and injured protecting these islands. Servicemen and women will be honoured with two minutes’ silence on November 11…